Women In Science Awards: Keynote Address

Women In Science Awards: Keynote Address

KEYNOTE ADDRESS WOMEN IN SCIENCE AWARDS (WISA) CEREMONY HILTON HOTEL, SANDTON, JOHANNESBURG 13 AUGUST 2015 DR MAUREEN TONG   The Programme Director, Ms Leanne Manas, The Honourable First Lady Madame Bongi Ngema-Zuma, The Minister of Science and Technology, the Honourable Mrs Naledi Pandor, Other Ministers and Deputy Ministers present, The Director-General of the Department of more…

You’re giving me fever… FEVER!!

You’re giving me fever… FEVER!!

This has to be one of the commonest presenting symptoms in a general medical practice. It also seems to be a mother’s common source of anxiety. There is not a day that goes by where I don’t have to educate a mother of a small child when is a high temperature worrisome. This is also more…

Nothing Worse than Unfulfilled Potential

Nothing Worse than Unfulfilled Potential

Are you one of those who feel you could have done better? Do you have the unquenched feeling that you stopped when you shouldn’t have or changed direction at the wrong moment in your life? Are you doing what you always wanted to do? Many are satisfied with their lot, content to commute to work, more…

Why the West has a Moral Obligation to take Immigrants

Why the West has a Moral Obligation to take Immigrants

Americans have been mourning the passing of Mario Cuomo, former three-term Governor of New York. His parents were immigrants. Immigrants have been in the news lately with boat loads of hundreds of immigrants abandoned by ship crew and left to their fate in the Mediterranean Sea. William Swing, Director General for the International Organisation for more…

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